Steve Forbes, Max Landis and Joe Edwards were all given Summit League Honors.
Wildcats advance to the regional semi-final.
Statement from Permian High School Senior Robert Thomas
Maidens won with ease over Godley.
Proving language is not an obstacle.
Permian High School boys basketball coach Danny Wright speaks out after being put on administrative leave by ECISD.
Alexandrea Washington scored a game high 21 points in the 53-40 lost to El Paso El Dorado in the Area Round playoffs.
"She makes us want to come out here and work hard and play hard for each other and to play hard for her, we just all want to give here 110%" -- MHS Soph. Forward, Claudia Fricker
"Tuesday night was a huge night for Midland basketball, to have the support from both teams for both games. Lee and Midland we both supported each other" - MHS Girls Basketball Coach, Wes Torres
Two players ruled academically ineligible; Coach Danny Wright put on indefinitely administrative leave.
The Permian High School boy's basketball team forfeited Wednesday's playoff game, ending its season.
MHS losing in the Regional Quarterfinals.
The Chaps produced some incredible dunks this season.
He's only been playing basketball for four years.
Wranglers storm all the way back in the 2nd Half to get the win.
"He's improved so much last year to this year on his hitting and he's going to be a real component in our lineup this year" -- Bulldogs Senior Catcher, Browning Houser
Both Midland Schools get it done in Abilene.
Contreras will be going to Hardin-Simmons.
"Growing up I always liked Texas, University of Texas, Longhorns and that's my school and that's where my goal is to try to get to there" - Panthers Freshman SF, Javorian Miller
The senior Bulldog point guard has come through with clutch shots late in games.
"She taught me not to let anybody get to me and have confidence in myself" -- Lady Panthers PG, Ariel Brown
Baseball Hall of Famer, Ferguson Jenkins was the keynote speaker at the West Texas Sports Banquet.
Ed "Too Tall" Jones was a guest speaker at the West Texas Sports Banquet.
Hammack will attend McMurry.
Panther Boys still undefeated in district.
"He's the leader of the team, he puts up points for us he scores" -- Bulldogs Point Guard, AD Johnson
Lady Chaps keep winning and the men get a much needed win.
Panthers get it done over the Rebels.
"After we played Permian, he (Charles Tatum) was disappointed in us, we were disappointed in ourselves" -- Bulldogs Shooting Guard, Brandon Sanchez
"if you look around look around and see the kids, that's why i'm still here, that's why i'm doing this" -- Next Level Gymnastics Owner, Matt Koffel
The Kansas City Chiefs released linebacker Joe Mays on Thursday.
The Carolina Panthers signed Pro Bowl tight end Greg Olsen to a three-year contract extension on Thursday.
Former Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones- Drew has announced his retirement from the National Football League.
There are quite a few NFL teams who need a quarterback but this is not the year to find one.
The Miami Dolphins re-signed offensive lineman Jason Fox on Thursday.
The Denver Broncos made it official on Thursday, announcing that quarterback Peyton Manning will be returning to the club for the 2015 season.
Vince Wilfork is set to become a free agent next week after the Pro Bowl defensive lineman said the Patriots won't pick up his contract option.
The San Francisco 49ers and defensive lineman Darnell Dockett have agreed to terms on a two-year contract.
The Dallas Cowboys signed veteran linebacker Keith Rivers to a one-year contract on Wednesday.
Veteran running back Pierre Thomas is saying goodbye to the New Orleans Saints.
Peyton Manning will play an 18th NFL season on a reduced salary in 2015, agreeing to a $4 million cut with the Denver Broncos.
The Houston Texans released veteran center Chris Myers on Wednesday.
The Philadelphia Eagles officially released veteran pass-rusher Trent Cole on Wednesday.
The Buffalo Bills announced Wednesday that they have a deal in place to acquire quarterback Matt Cassel from the Minnesota Vikings.
The San Francisco 49ers signed Australian rugby star Jarryd Hayne to a three-year contact on Tuesday.
The Dallas Cowboys re-signed wide receiver Cole Beasley to a four-year contract on Tuesday.
The Philadelphia Eagles have a deal in place to trade former NFL rushing champion LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills for linebacker Kiko Alonso, ESPN.com reported on Tuesday.
The Tennessee Titans released safety Bernard Pollard on Tuesday.
The Oakland Raiders released strong safety Tyvon Branch on Tuesday.
Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie once called his operation "kind of the gold standard."
The Philadelphia Eagles released cornerback Cary Williams on Tuesday.
The New England Patriots used their franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski prior to Monday's deadline.
The Detroit Lions re-signed defensive end Darryl Tapp and backup quarterback Dan Orlovsky to one-year deals, the team announced Monday.
The Pittsburgh Steelers released wide receiver Lance Moore Monday following one unproductive season with the team.
The New York Giants assigned the non-exclusive franchise tag to defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul at Monday's deadline as the team continues to attempt to work out a long-term deal with its top pass rusher.
The Kansas City Chiefs used their franchise tag on reigning NFL sacks leader Justin Houston, the team announced Monday.
The Philadelphia Eagles have signed former Green Bay Packers linebacker Brad Jones to a two-year deal, the team announced Monday,
The Miami Dolphins have placed the transition tag on tight end Charles Clay.
The NFL salary cap has increased more than $10 million to $143.28 million per team, the league and the players union said Monday.
The Dallas Cowboys have slapped the franchise tag on wide receiver Dez Bryant.
The Miami Dolphins released cornerback Cortland Finnegan on Monday.
The Denver Broncos have placed their franchise tag on Demaryius Thomas.
The Kansas City Chiefs will reportedly use their franchise designation on NFL sack leader Justin Houston.
The Denver Broncos will place their franchise tag on Demaryius Thomas, according to both ESPN and NFL.com.
The Detroit Lions apparently won't place their franchise tag on defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh.
The Cleveland Browns have agreed to terms with quarterback Josh McCown, the team announced on Friday.
The Arizona Cardinals released veteran defensive tackle Darnell Dockett on Friday.
The Washington Redskins parted ways with a pair of high-priced defensive linemen Friday, releasing nose tackle Barry Cofield and defensive end Stephen Bowen.
The Cincinnati Bengals terminated the contracts of defensive end Robert Geathers and wide receiver Greg Little on Friday, and both players have become free agents.
The Minnesota Vikings have released offensive lineman Charlie Johnson.
The Atlanta Falcons have released wide receiver Harry Douglas and guard Justin Blalock.
The Philadelphia Eagles have officially parted ways with veteran offensive tackle Todd Herremans.
The Baltimore Ravens have cut ties with defensive end Chris Canty, terminating the veteran's contract on Friday.
The Chicago Bears signed tight end Zach Miller to a one-year contract extension on Friday.
The Miami Dolphins have released wide receivers Brian Hartline and Brandon Gibson in salary cap maneuvers.
Matt Hasselbeck will be back with the Indianapolis Colts for a 17th NFL season in 2015, as the team announced it has agreed to terms with the veteran quarterback on a one-year contract extension.
The Atlanta Falcons released veteran running back Steven Jackson on Thursday.
The Rams released defensive tackle Kendall Langford Thursday, a move that will save the team $6 million toward next season's salary cap.
David Doty continued to be a thorn in the NFL's side Thursday, vacating an arbitration ruling that went against suspended Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
Veteran cornerback Will Blackmon was released by the Jacksonville Jaguars Thursday.
The defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants will be without a key regular for perhaps the first month of the 2015 season after All-Star outfielder Hunter Pence fractured his left forearm in Thursday's spring training game.
At some point Alex Rodriguez will be able to just focus on playing some baseball.
The Pittsburgh Pirates agreed to contracts for the 2015 season with Gerrit Cole and 20 other players on Wednesday.
The Detroit Tigers have released pitcher Joel Hanrahan, who will undergo a second Tommy John procedure in less than two years.
The Kansas City Royals agreed to contracts for the 2015 season with Yordano Ventura and seven other players on Tuesday.
The Toronto Blue Jays signed veteran slugger Dayan Viciedo to a minor league contract on Sunday and will give him a chance to make the team in spring training.
Former Chicago White Sox star Minnie Minoso has died.
Chicago White Sox ace Chris Sale is expected to miss three weeks with a broken foot that could affect his availability for Opening Day.
Atlanta Braves center fielder Melvin Upton will miss the beginning of the 2015 season after being diagnosed with sesamoiditis in his left foot.
Outfielder Juan Pierre, a veteran of 14 big-league seasons, confirmed his retirement on Twitter on Tuesday.
Aramis Ramirez is set to enter his 18th big league season and the Milwaukee Brewers third baseman said Friday it could very well be his last.
The Toronto Blue Jays have signed pitcher Johan Santana to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
Former American League MVP Josh Hamilton reportedly suffered a cocaine and alcohol relapse.
The Milwaukee Brewers have reportedly re-signed reliever Francisco Rodriguez.
Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Michael Saunders is expected to be sidelined until the All-Star break in July because of a knee injury.
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim announced that former American League MVP Josh Hamilton met with Major League Baseball officials on Wednesday over a disciplinary issue.
You may tend to disagree if you reside in the frigid Northeast at the moment, but spring is indeed around the corner.
The Baltimore Orioles signed infielder Everth Cabrera to a one-year contract on Wednesday.
On the day position players had to report to spring training, the Chicago Cubs announced the hiring of Manny Ramirez as a hitting consultant and Kevin Youkilis as a scouting and player development consultant.
Joba Chamberlain will return to the Detroit Tigers for the 2015 season.
The Texas Rangers announced Monday they have formally extended All-Star third baseman Adrian Beltre's contract through the 2016 season.
Texas Rangers infielder Jurickson Profar will miss the upcoming season after undergoing right shoulder surgery on Monday.
Alex Rodriguez might be trying to show a less combative side, as the most controversial player currently on a major league roster reported to New York Yankees spring training -- three days before position players are required to report.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed pitcher Dustin McGowan to a one-year contract.
Cuban prospect Yoan Moncada is reportedly heading to the Boston Red Sox.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed pitcher Brandon Beachy to a one-year contract with a club option for 2016.
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell received a contract extension Saturday.
The Washington Nationals have picked up the 2016 option on the contract of manager Matt Williams.
Texas Rangers infielder Jurickson Profar is expected to undergo right shoulder surgery after a year-long battle with an injury.
Major League Baseball umpire Tim McClelland announced his retirement on Friday.
Major League Baseball has announced steps to speed up the pace of play and modifications to replay reviews for the 2015 season.
San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy was resting comfortably in a hospital after having two stents inserted into his heart Thursday, the team said.
The Kansas City Royals and first baseman Eric Hosmer avoided arbitration on Wednesday, agreeing to terms on a two-year contract.
Cole Hamels says he's ready to move on from the Philadelphia Phillies after nine seasons.
Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera is making progress in his recovery after offseason surgery and has been cleared to hit and throw, the team announced Wednesday.
Sometimes you are better off not saying anything.
The Cleveland Indians signed veteran pitcher Bruce Chen to a minor league contract on Wednesday.
The Los Angeles Dodgers will be without their closer on Opening Day, announcing Tuesday that Kenley Jansen had surgery to remove a growth from a bone in his left foot.
Alex Rodriguez has released an apology to fans as he prepares to return to baseball after a year-long suspension for his role in the Biogenesis scandal.
Former Biogenesis of America owner Tony Bosch was sentenced to four years in prison by a federal judge on Tuesday.
Barry Zito is reportedly heading back across the bay.
The New York Yankees announced on Monday that Andy Pettitte, Bernie Williams and Jorge Posada -- three esteemed contributors to the franchise's most recent run of success -- will have their numbers retired and a plaque dedicated to them in Monument Park during the upcoming season.
Jason Giambi says he's retiring after 20 major league seasons.
Seattle, WA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Seattle Mariners signed infielder/outfielder Rickie Weeks to a one-year contract on Friday.
The Atlanta Braves have signed outfielder Eric Young Jr. to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training.
The Houston Astros signed reliever Joe Thatcher to a minor league contract on Friday.
The Miami Marlins have been officially selected to host the 2017 All-Star Game.
The Chicago White Sox added a potential arm to their bullpen on Friday, agreeing to terms on a minor league contract with right-hander Matt Albers.
The Arizona Diamondbacks and reliever Addison Reed avoided arbitration on Friday, agreeing to a one-year contract.
The Kansas City Royals and closer Greg Holland avoided arbitration on Friday, agreeing to terms on a contract for the 2015 season.
Portland, OR (Sports Network) - The Portland Trail Blazers announced after their 94-75 win over the Dallas Mavericks that shooting guard Wesley Matthews will miss the remainder of the season with a ruptured Achilles tendon.
The Minnesota Timberwolves claimed center Justin Hamilton off waivers on Thursday.
The Atlanta Hawks signed guard Jarell Eddie to a 10-day contract on Thursday.
Guards Andrew Wiggins of the Minnesota Timberwolves and Marcus Smart of the Boston Celtics were named Wednesday as the Rookies of the Month for February.
LeBron James and Russell Westbrook were named Wednesday as the NBA Players of the Month for February.
Toronto Raptors point guard Kyle Lowry was given a third consecutive game off to rest.
Orlando Magic rookie guard Devyn Marble is expected to be sidelined 4-to-6 weeks with a detached retina in his left eye, the team announced Wednesday.
Ray Allen announced Wednesday that he will not play in the NBA this season and will instead spend the next couple months contemplating his future.
The New Orleans Pelicans signed guard Elliot Williams to a 10-day contract on Wednesday.
The Sacramento Kings named Vlade Divac the vice president of basketball and franchise operations on Tuesday.
The Denver Nuggets have fired head coach Brian Shaw.
The Dallas Mavericks signed center Bernard James for the remainder of the season on Tuesday.
The Miami Heat signed forward Henry Walker to a second 10-day contract on Tuesday.
(SportsNetwork.com) - The Denver Nuggets have fired head coach Brian Shaw, according to multiple reports.
In an NBA defined recently by who DOESN'T want to make the postseason, there is a playoff race for the final two spots in the Eastern Conference over the final six weeks.
The NBA has handed Houston Rockets guard James Harden a one-game suspension for kicking fellow All-Star LeBron James in the groin during Sunday's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Portland guard Damian Lillard and Boston guard Isaiah Thomas were named the NBA Players of the Week on Monday.
Oklahoma City's Scott Brooks and Indiana's Frank Vogel have been named the NBA's Coaches of the Month for February.
The injury-riddled Chicago Bulls will be without another star player for at least a few weeks.
The injury-riddled Chicago Bulls will be without another star player for at least a few weeks.
The Philadelphia 76ers have waived recently acquired center JaVale McGee.
Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler left Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Clippers with what the team said is a sprained left elbow.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook will miss at least one game after suffering a fracture of his right cheek late in Friday's game against the Trail Blazers.
Former NBA star Anthony Mason died early Saturday morning. He was 48.
Former NBA star Anthony Mason died early Saturday morning, according to the New York Daily News. He was 48.
The Cleveland Cavaliers announced on Friday that guard Kyrie Irving will not play against Indiana due to a left shoulder injury.
Michele Roberts wouldn't like me.
The NBA is a game of runs with peaks and valleys the likes of which can drive a head coach toward insanity.
Oft-injured Chicago point guard Derrick Rose underwent successful surgery to repair a medial meniscus tear in his right knee.
Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) - Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving injured his left shoulder in Thursday's 110-99 win over the Golden State Warriors.
Earl Lloyd, the first African-American to play in a NBA game, has died at the age of 86.
Sacramento, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Sacramento Kings revealed Thursday that point guard Darren Collison will be out a significant period of time with a core muscle injury that will require surgery.
The Miami Heat signed forward Michael Beasley to a 10-day contract on Thursday.
The Dallas Mavericks have suspended guard Rajon Rondo for Wednesday's contest against Atlanta due to conduct detrimental to the team.
The Detroit Pistons have signed guard John Lucas III for the remainder of the season following two consecutive 10- day contracts.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Ronnie Price underwent successful surgery Wednesday morning to remove bone spurs and bone chips from his right elbow.
Do you hear that?
Another season and yet another knee problem for Derrick Rose.
The Philadelphia 76ers claimed power forward Thomas Robinson off waivers on Tuesday.
As expected, the Cleveland Cavaliers have signed Kendrick Perkins after the veteran center recently cleared waivers.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Ronnie Price will have surgery Wednesday morning to remove a bone spur from his right elbow.
The Los Angeles Clippers have signed forward Jordan Hamilton to a 10-day contract.
Cleveland Cavaliers forward Shawn Marion is expected to miss two weeks of action due to a left hip strain.
The Minnesota Timberwolves announced Monday that guard Shabazz Muhammad is expected to miss the remainder of the season after undergoing finger surgery.
Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant will miss at least a week after undergoing another procedure on his right foot, the team said Sunday.
New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis could miss up to two weeks with a sprained right shoulder, the team announced Sunday.
Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger will miss the rest of the season with a broken bone in his left foot, the team announced Sunday.
The New Orleans Pelicans waived recently acquired forward Shawne Williams on Sunday.
The Philadelphia 76ers waived forward Andrei Kirilenko on Saturday.
Miami Heat All-Star forward Chris Bosh will miss the remainder of the season as he continues treatment for blood clots in his lungs.
Washington Capitals star forward Alex Ovechkin will not play in Thursday night's game against the Minnesota Wild due to a lower-body injury.
Toronto Maple Leafs forward Richard Panik was fined $2,000 for diving.
Boston Bruins forward Brett Connolly will be sidelined for six weeks because of a broken finger.
New York Islanders forward Matt Martin was suspended one game, without pay, by the NHL for a kneeing incident in Tuesday's game against Dallas.
The Florida Panthers recalled two minor league goaltenders on Wednesday, one day after both Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya were injured in a game against Toronto.
Recently acquired forward David Clarkson will be sidelined 4-to-6 weeks with a torn oblique muscle, the Columbus Blue Jackets announced Wednesday.
Anaheim Ducks forward Tim Jackman will be sidelined 4-to-6 weeks with a lower-body injury, the team announced Wednesday.
When the Delaware Valley last saw John Gaudreau of Carneys Point, New Jersey, he represented Boston College in the early national semifinal against Union in the 2014 Frozen Four which took place last April.
The 2014-15 edition of the NHL trade deadline was short on dramatic moves designed to take a shot at the big prize.
Colorado Avalanche forwards Cody McLeod and Gabriel Landeskog were fined by the NHL for their actions at the end of Saturday's 3-1 home loss to the Minnesota Wild.
Ending days of speculation ahead of Monday's trade deadline, the New York Rangers and forward Mats Zuccarello have agreed to a contract extension.
The Anaheim Ducks acquired defenseman Korbinian Holzer from the Toronto Maple Leafs for the expiring contract of defenseman Eric Brewer and a 2016 fifth-round draft pick on Monday.
The season is over for Calgary Flames captain Mark Giordano.
The Buffalo Sabres continued their wheeling and dealing up to Monday afternoon's trade deadline, sending forward Chris Stewart to Minnesota in exchange for second-round pick in 2017.
The Boston Bruins picked up veteran insurance on the forward lines Monday, snagging Max Talbot from the Colorado Avalanche.
The Pittsburgh Penguins used their trade deadline acumen to produce the re-acquisition of defenseman Ben Lovejoy from Anaheim on Monday afternoon.
The Montreal Canadiens added depth at forward by acquiring Torrey Mitchell and Brian Flynn in separate trades with the Buffalo Sabres.
The Vancouver Canucks acquired forward Sven Baertschi from the Calgary Flames on Monday in a trade involving Pacific Division rivals.
The Philadelphia Flyers locked up a key member of their bottom-six forwards on Monday, retaining Pierre-Edouard Bellemare with a multi-year contract extension.
The Columbus Blue Jackets dealt veteran defenseman James Wisniewski to the Anaheim Ducks prior to Monday's trade deadline.
The Buffalo Sabres and New York Islanders swapped goaltenders ahead of Monday's trade deadline with Michal Neuvirth moving to Long Island in exchange for Chad Johnson.
Veteran forward Olli Jokinen was dealt for the second time this season, moving from the Toronto Maple Leafs to the St. Louis Blues before Monday's trade deadline.
The Detroit Red Wings added defensive depth at Monday's trade deadline, acquiring Marek Zidlicky from the New Jersey Devils in exchange for a conditional third-round draft pick in 2016.
The Columbus Blue Jackets signed forward Cam Atkinson to a three-year contract extension on Monday.
With a little help from an unexpected source, the Minnesota Wild acquired well-traveled and oft-injured defenseman Jordan Leopold from the Columbus Blue Jackets as the NHL's trade deadline approached on Monday afternoon.
The New York Islanders acquired forward Tyler Kennedy from the San Jose Sharks in exchange for a conditional pick in the 2015 or 2016 draft.
The San Jose Sharks acquired forward Ben Smith along with a conditional seventh-round selection in 2017 from the Blackhawks in exchange for forward Andrew Desjardins ahead of Monday's trade deadline.
The St. Louis Blues acquired defenseman Robert Bortuzzo and a seventh-round draft pick in 2016 from the Pittsburgh Penguins for defenseman Ian Cole.
St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - The St. Louis Blues shored up their defense before Monday's trade deadline, acquiring veteran blueliner Zbynek Michalek from the Arizona Coyotes.
Ottawa Senators goaltender Andrew Hammond took top billing when the NHL named its weekly Three Stars on Monday.
The Montreal Canadiens added depth at forward by acquiring Brian Flynn from the Buffalo Sabres for a fifth-round pick in the 2016 draft.
The Montreal Canadiens have acquired defenseman Jeff Petry from the Edmonton Oilers in exchange for a pair of picks in the 2015 draft.
The Boston Bruins have acquired forward Brett Connolly from the Tampa Bay Lightning in exchange for second-round picks in the next two drafts.
The Tampa Bay Lighting acquired defenseman Braydon Coburn from the Philadelphia Flyers on Monday in exchange for defenseman Radko Gudas and a pair of picks in the 2015 NHL Entry Draft.
The New York Rangers acquired forward James Sheppard from the San Jose Sharks on Sunday.
The Detroit Red Wings picked up veteran forward insurance for their playoff run on Sunday, acquiring Erik Cole from the Dallas Stars.
The Arizona Coyotes finally found a buyer for their largest bargaining chip and top defenseman Keith Yandle: the New York Rangers.
The Winnipeg Jets acquired forward Lee Stempniak from the New York Rangers in a trade Sunday.
The Washington Capitals acquired veteran forward Curtis Glencross from the Calgary Flames on Sunday in exchange for a second- and third-round pick in this year's draft.
Minnesota Wild goaltender Devan Dubnyk was named the NHL's top star for the month of February.
New York Islanders center Anders Lee was selected as the NHL's top rookie for February.
The Calgary Flames have placed defenseman Mark Giordano on injured reserve because of undisclosed upper body injury.
The Winnipeg Jets activated forward Blake Wheeler off injured reserve Sunday.
The Carolina Hurricanes and center Jay McClement agreed to a two-year contract extension on Sunday.
The Chicago Blackhawks acquired forward Antoine Vermette in a trade with the Arizona Coyotes on Saturday.
The Florida Panthers have traded forward Tomas Fleischmann to the Anaheim Ducks in exchange for fallen star Dany Heatley and a 2015 third-round draft choice.
The Columbus Blue Jackets activated goaltender Sergei Bobrovsky from injured reserve on Saturday.
The Washington Capitals acquired defenseman Tim Gleason from the Carolina Hurricanes on Saturday in exchange for defenseman Jack Hillen and a 2015 fourth-round draft pick.
The Chicago Blackhawks acquired veteran defenseman Kimmo Timonen Friday in a trade with the Philadelphia Flyers.
The National Hockey League handed down a $5,000 fine to San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture on Friday.
Justin Anderson's return to the court for No. 2 Virginia will be delayed for at least one more game after the standout guard underwent an emergency appendectomy on Thursday.
Georgia Tech leading scorer Marcus Georges- Hunt will miss the ACC Tournament next week because of a broken right foot.
The Pac-12 Conference is in the final stretch, as 13th-ranked Utah challenges the Washington State Cougars at Beasley Coliseum on Thursday night.
Having already secured a share of their 18th Big Ten Conference regular-season crown, the sixth-ranked Wisconsin Badgers can claim the title outright should they get past the Minnesota Golden Gophers on Thursday night.
Coming off a humbling loss to top-ranked Kentucky, the 18th-ranked Arkansas Razorbacks close out the road portion of the regular season as they take on the South Carolina Gamecocks in an SEC matchup at Colonial Life Arena.
The fifth-ranked Arizona Wildcats take aim at their second straight outright Pac-12 championship, as they play host to the California Golden Bears on Thursday evening at the McKale Center.
The 2015 Southern Conference Tournament is set to begin on Friday, March 6 with first-round action at the U.S. Cellular Center and will wrap up with the championship game on Monday, March 9.
The 2015 Colonial Athletic Association Tournament kicks off on Friday, March 6, and will run through Monday, March 9 when a winner will be crowned and sent to the NCAA Tournament. All games in the CAA Tournament will be played at Royal Farms Arena in Baltimore.
The 34th annual Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference Tournament is set to tip off at the Times Union Center on Thursday with an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament on the line.
Arch Madness begins on Thursday, March 7 as the 39th annual Missouri Valley Conference kicks off at the Scottrade Center, running through Sunday, March 8, with the winner earning the automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
A seat at the NCAA Tournament table is up for grabs in the Northeast Conference, as member school saddle up for the annual tournament beginning on Wednesday.
The 36th annual America East Conference Tournament is set to anoint a new champion as the quarterfinals begin on Wednesday night all across the league's landscape.
The third-ranked Duke Blue Devils will close out their home schedule on Wednesday evening, as they play host to the Wake Forest Demon Deacons in an ACC matchup at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
The jockeying for positioning in the upcoming Big East Conference Tournament continues on Wednesday night, as the 24th- ranked Providence Friars hit the road to tangle with the Seton Hall Pirates.
The 23rd-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes play their final true road game of the season on Wednesday night when they take on the Penn State Nittany Lions in Big Ten Conference play at the Bryce Jordan Center.
Top-25 foes clash at the KFC Yum! Center on Wednesday evening, as the 12th-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish hit the road for the last time this season, taking on the 16th-ranked Louisville Cardinals in an ACC showdown.
The Ohio Valley Conference Tournament gets underway Wednesday as the top eight finishers in the regular season converge on Nashville's Municipal Auditorium. The last team standing following the March 7 championship game will be crowned the winner of the bracket, and will advance to the NCAA Tournament via the league's automatic bid.
The 2015 Big South Conference Tournament kicks off Wednesday with a trio of first-round games. All 11 conference teams will vie for an opportunity to reach the title bout on Sunday, March 8, with a chance to earn the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament.
The 25th annual Patriot League Tournament begins on Tuesday, March 3 with action taking place on the home court of the higher seeds.
The 2015 Atlantic Sun Tournament kicks off on Tuesday, March 3, with a slate of four quarterfinal-round games as the push to crown a conference champion begins.
The ninth-ranked Kansas Jayhawks set their sights on the outright Big 12 title on Tuesday evening, as they play host to the 20th-ranked West Virginia Mountaineers at Allen Fieldhouse.
With their second straight Big East Conference crown in tow, the fourth-ranked Villanova Wildcats will try to keep the momentum going as they visit the Creighton Bluejays on Tuesday night.
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets close out their regular season on Tuesday evening, as they play host to the 19th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels in an ACC showdown at McCamish Pavilion.
Clinging to the possibility of earning a share of the Big Ten Conference regular-season title, the 10th-ranked Maryland Terrapins have made the trek to New Jersey to tangle with the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on Tuesday night.
Closing in on a perfect regular season, the top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats take to the road for the last time, as they battle the Georgia Bulldogs in an SEC affair at Stegeman Coliseum.
Big East Conference foes converge at the Hinkle Fieldhouse on Tuesday, as the Georgetown Hoyas make the trip to face the 21st-ranked Butler Bulldogs.
Kentucky is one week shy of a perfect regular season and on Monday remained a unanimous choice as the top-ranked team in men's college basketball.
Most mid-major conference tournaments are like a lottery.
A pair of Big 12 Conference programs with identical overall records meet at Hilton Coliseum on Monday night, as the Oklahoma Sooners tangle with the Iowa State Cyclones.
With their sights set on their second consecutive ACC regular-season title, the Virginia Cavaliers have made the trek north to tangle with the Syracuse Orange on Monday night.
The Baylor Bears try to break out of a three- way tie for third place in the Big 12 Conference standings as they pay a visit to the Texas Longhorns at the Frank Irwin Center on Monday night.
The fifth-ranked Wisconsin Badgers can clinch their 18th Big Ten Conference regular-season title on Sunday, but they'll need to dispose of the visiting Michigan State Spartans in order to do so.
With three games remaining in the regular season, the 25th-ranked Providence Friars will try to improve their postseason resume' as they host the Marquette Golden Eagles in a Big East Conference clash at the Dunkin' Donuts Center on Sunday afternoon.
Continuing their quest for the American Athletic Conference regular-season crown, the 21st-ranked SMU Mustangs hit the trail to tangle with the Connecticut Huskies on Sunday afternoon.
Kansas freshman Cliff Alexander was kept out of the lineup on Saturday against Texas because of an NCAA issue, the university announced.
A pair of top-20 programs from the Big 12 Conference get together at the Ferrell Center on Saturday afternoon, as the Baylor Bears host the West Virginia Mountaineers.
Having already clinched at least a share of the regular-season title in the Big East Conference, the sixth-seeded Villanova Wildcats try to leave no doubt as to the top team in the league when they tussle with the Xavier Musketeers at the Cintas Center on Saturday afternoon.
Both the Texas Longhorns and the eighth- ranked Kansas Jayhawks will try to bounce back from losses as they meet in a head-to-head Big 12 Conference clash Saturday at Allen Fieldhouse.
The 16th-ranked Oklahoma Sooners will try and extend a two-game win streak as they host the TCU Horned Frogs in a Big 12 Conference showdown Saturday at the Lloyd Noble Center.
Closing in on at least a share of its second straight ACC regular-season title, the second-ranked Virginia Cavaliers will play host to their instate rival Virginia Tech on Saturday afternoon at John Paul Jones Arena.
With the regular-season title in the Missouri Valley Conference up for grabs, the 10th-ranked Northern Iowa Panthers battle the 11th-ranked Wichita State Shockers in one of the most anticipated games in league history.
Hoping to recover from a bit of a downward spiral, the 15th-ranked North Carolina Tar Heels will hit the road for an Atlantic Coast Conference clash with the Hurricanes of Miami-Florida Saturday at the BankUnited Center.
For the second time in two weeks, the Syracuse Orange will attempt to upend the fourth-ranked Duke Blue Devils, as the two teams clash in an ACC matchup at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Saturday evening.
A pair of teams coming off upset victories in their latest ventures get together on Saturday afternoon, as the Michigan Wolverines have arrived at the XFINITY Center to tangle with the 14th-ranked Maryland Terrapins in Big Ten Conference action.
One of three teams in the Big 12 Conference tied for second place in the standings, the 12th-ranked Iowa State Cyclones are set to battle the Kansas State Wildcats at Bramlage Coliseum on Saturday afternoon.
The 22nd-ranked Virginia Commonwealth Rams will try to recover from a heart-wrenching loss Wednesday night as they get set to host the Dayton Flyers in a key Atlantic 10 Conference battle at the Siegel Center.
The third-ranked Gonzaga Bulldogs go in search of their 30th win of the season when they play host to the BYU Cougars in the regular-season finale for both teams on Saturday night.
Back in the national rankings, the San Diego State Aztecs saddle up against the Boise State Broncos in a crucial Mountain West Conference battle at Viejas Arena on Saturday.
Desperately trying to put a stop to a five- game losing streak, the DePaul Blue Demons will host the 23rd-ranked Butler Bulldogs in a Big East Conference tilt at Allstate Arena on Saturday.
The Pac-12's two best teams will collide on Saturday evening at the Huntsman Center, as the 13th-ranked Utah Utes battle the seventh-ranked Arizona Wildcats.
Much of the lead-up to this year's championship will be about this being the 15th anniversary of Payne Stewart's victory at Pinehurst. Stewart was tragically killed just over four months later in a plane crash.
He hit the ball well in his return from back surgery at Congressional, but his short game was rusty and he missed the cut by four strokes. His victory at Royal Liverpool, also referred to as Hoylake, was his second straight Open Championship title, and third overall.
The 2014 golf season got off to roaring start for one player and another player dominated the late part of the schedule, while several others were great throughout.
The 2014 PGA Tour season had different players in starring roles at different points in the season, and that made for some great action.
The PGA of America announced the dates for the 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Chaska, Minnesota.
Guys like Sergio Garcia and Ian Poulter are virtually unstoppable every two years when the Ryder Cup rolls around. Those two have a combined record of 28-11-4 in their 10 Ryder Cups.
Henrik Stenson, the third-ranked player in the world, continues to play with wrist pain that he has been dealing with since last year. No. 4 Jason Day hasn't played since winning the WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, while No. 5 Phil Mickelson is battling the newest injury.
Woods beat May by one stroke in that extra session to repeat as champion, but there is a chance neither player will tee it up this week.
There are quite a few stars scheduled for the 25th anniversary of the American Century Championship but only one real hero.
Alabama rolled to a 4-1 win over Oklahoma State on Wednesday claim the NCAA Men's Golf Championship for the second straight year.
Days after being beaten and robbed, Robert Allenby announced on Tuesday that he has withdrawn from this week's Humana Challenge.
Oscar David Alvarez closed with a 3-under 69 on Sunday and he held on for a 1-shot win at the TransAmerican Power Products CRV Abierto Mexicano.
Annika Sorenstam stole the show from some of sports and entertainment's biggest names Friday on the beach of south Lake Tahoe.
The greatest female golfer to ever play the game is coming out of retirement this week. But she's not returning to the LPGA Tour, instead she'll be playing against a group of "washed up athletes", to quote former quarterback Billy Joe Tolliver, in the American Century Celebrity Golf Championship.
The 25th American Century Championship has a different twist when compared to the first 24 versions, as former LPGA superstar Annika Sorenstam makes it a battle of the sexes at the Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course.
After days of speculation, Tiger Woods went through his normal warm-up session Thursday morning and has teed off in his first round at the PGA Championship.
Sang-Moon Bae held on to earn his second win on the PGA Tour Sunday at the Frys.com Open and that 2-shot victory propelled him into the top 100 in the world rankings.
Rafael Becker fired a 7-under 62 in Sunday's final round and he won the Aberto do Brasil by three strokes.
Former PGA Tour player and current Golf Channel analyst Notah Begay III is recovering from a heart attack that he suffered last week.
Less than one day after he made insensitive remarks, the PGA of America has relieved president Ted Bishop of his duties.
Thomas Bjorn and Richard Sterne both withdrew from the U.S. Open Championship on Wednesday due to injuries.
Michael Block birdied the second playoff hole Wednesday to beat Jamie Broce and win the PGA Professional National Championship.
The BMW Championship will return to Crooked Stick Golf Club in 2016, tournament officials announced on Tuesday.
The 2018 BMW Championship will be played at Aronimink Golf Club in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, tournament officials announced on Wednesday.
Steven Bowditch earned his first PGA Tour title on Sunday, and that helped the Australian make a huge jump in this week's world golf rankings.
Jamie Broce carded a 1-under 71 on Tuesday to extend his lead to three strokes at the PGA Professional National Championship.
Jamie Broce managed an even-par 72 on Monday and that gave him the lead after two rounds of the PGA Professional National Championship.
Michael Buttacavoli parred the third playoff hole on Sunday to defeat Rich Cochran III and win the Dominican Republic Open.
After winning his first regular PGA Tour event on Sunday, Angel Cabrera made a big jump in this week's world rankings.
Ty Capps parred the third playoff hole Sunday to defeat Tommy Cocha and win the Roberto De Vicenzo Invitational Copa NEC.
World Golf Hall of Fame member and golf pioneer Charlie Sifford passed away at the age of 92.
Tim Clark earned his first victory in four years at the Canadian Open on Sunday, and that win moved him inside the top 100 of this week's world rankings.
When the term horses for courses is used in golf, Fred Couples at Augusta National is one of the first thoughts that comes to mind.
Ben Crane hung on for a 1-shot victory at the St. Jude Classic on Sunday, and that vaulted him to 101st in this week's world rankings.
Two-time Masters champion Ben Crenshaw will play Augusta National just one more time competitively.
Jason Day defeated J.B. Holmes, Harris English and 2014 champion Scott Stallings in a playoff to win the Farmers Insurance Open Sunday, and that victory helped vault Day into the No. 4 spot in the world rankings.
World No. 4 Jason Day withdrew from the WGC- Cadillac Championship before teeing off on Thursday due to a thumb injury.
Jason Day withdrew from next week's Players Championship on Friday as he is still recovering from a thumb injury.
Defending champion Jason Dufner withdrew from the PGA Championship after 10 holes on Thursday with neck issues.
Matias Dominguez carded a final- round, 1-under 71 on Sunday and he went on to win the Latin America Amateur Championship by one shot.
Dustin Johnson reportedly failed a third drug test and that is apparently the reason he is taking a leave of absence from the PGA Tour.
Dustin Johnson announced on Thursday that he is taking a leave of absence from the PGA Tour.
Rafa Echenique and Emilio Dominguez combined to fire a 9-under 62 on Sunday and they won the Bridgestone America's Golf Cup by one stroke.
Julian Etulain fired a final- round, even-par 72 on Sunday and he was able to hang on and win the Peru Open by three shots.
Julian Etulain closed with a 3-under 69 on Sunday and won the Panama Classic by two strokes.
Matt Every rallied for his first PGA Tour title on Sunday, and that helped him make a big jump in this week's world golf rankings.
Armando Favela birdied his final hole Sunday to close out a 1-under 71 and win the Stella Artois Open by a stroke.
PGA Tour commissioner Tim Finchem announced on Thursday small tweaks to the FedExCup system.
Jorge Fernandez-Valdes fired a final-round, 2-under 72 and he earned a 2-shot victory at the Abierto de Chile.
Jack Fleck, who defeated Ben Hogan in a playoff to win the 1955 U.S. Open Championship, passed away on Friday at the age of 92.
Carli Lloyd netted a pair of goals in the second half to lift the United States women's national team to a 2-1 comeback win over Norway in their opening match of the Algarve Cup.
Alex Morgan's first-half strike proved to be the winner on Friday as the U.S. women's national hung on for a 1-0 win over England in an international friendly at the Stadium MK.
The United States men's national team claimed a 2-0 friendly win over Panama on Sunday at the StubHub Center behind first- half goals from Michael Bradley and Clint Dempsey.
For the first time in 17 meetings, France notched a win over the United States women's national team, beating the Americans, 2-0, in a friendly behind second-half goals from Eugenie Le Sommer and Jessica Houara.
Mark Gonzalez netted a second-half double on Wednesday as the U.S. men's national team opened its 2015 campaign with a 3-2 defeat against Chile at the Estadio El Teniente.
Wednesday's match between the United States women's national team and Argentina in the Brasilia International Tournament was postponed because of inclement weather and poor field conditions at the Mane Garrincha Stadium.
United States defender DaMarcus Beasley announced his retirement from national team duty on Monday, releasing a statement via his personal Instagram account.
Brazil came from two goals down to notch a 3-2 win over the United States women's national team on Sunday in the Brasilia International Tournament as Marta scored a hat trick to lead the comeback.
The United States men's national closed out the year with a humiliating 4-1 defeat to Ireland in a friendly match at the Aviva Stadium on Tuesday.
Teofilo Gutierrez scored in the 87th minute to help Colombia complete a 2-1 comeback win over the United States in a friendly at Craven Cottage on Friday.
Carli Lloyd scored two goals and Christen Press added another to lead the United States to a 3-0 win over Mexico in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Women's Championship, allowing the Americans to clinch a berth in the 2015 Women's World Cup.
The United States women's national team cruised past Haiti, 6-0, at RFK Stadium on Monday to clinch the top seed in the semifinals of the CONCACAF Women's Championship.
Alex Morgan will be unavailable for the remainder of the United States national team's CONCACAF Women's Championship due to a left ankle sprain, it was revealed Saturday.
The United States women's national team rolled a 5-0 victory over Guatemala on Friday in their second CONCACAF Women's Championship group stage match, but suffered a major loss as star forward Alex Morgan was injured in the first half at Toyota Park.
The United States women's national team opened its CONCACAF Women's Championship slate with a 1-0 defeat of Trinidad & Tobago in Group A action at Sporting Park on Wednesday.
For the second time in a week, the United States conceded a late equalizer as Maynor Figueroa scored in the 86th minute for Honduras to help his team to a 1-1 draw in a friendly on Tuesday.
Landon Donovan played 40 minutes and then waved goodbye to international soccer on Friday at Rentschler Field as the United States and Ecuador played to a 1-1 draw in a friendly.
The United States women's national team cruised past Mexico in a friendly match on Saturday by claiming an 8-0 win at Rio Tinto Stadium.
Alejandro Bedoya netted the only goal of the match on Wednesday as the United States men's national team earned a 1-0 victory over the Czech Republic in an international friendly at the Generali Arena.
United States men's national team goalkeeper Tim Howard announced on Thursday he will take an extended hiatus from international competition.
The United States women's national team marked its first-ever meeting with Switzerland with a convincing victory as the Americans marched to a 4-1 win at WakeMed Soccer Park on Wednesday.
The United States did well to emerge from the "Group of Death," but the Americans are keen on making further waves in the World Cup, starting with Tuesday's clash with Belgium at the Arena Fonte Nova.
United States striker Jozy Altidore will dress and be available for selection when the Americans face Belgium in the round of 16 on Tuesday.
They had to do it the hard way, but in the end it was job done for the United States on Thursday as the Americans advanced to the knockout round of the World Cup for the second consecutive tournament despite falling to Germany, 1-0, at the Arena Pernambuco.
Jozy Altidore scored on either side of the intermission on Saturday as the United States completed a sweep of a trio of pre-World Cup matches with a 2-1 win over Nigeria at EverBank Field.
The United States men's national team continued its preparations for the 2014 World Cup on Sunday by notching a 2-1 win over Turkey in a friendly at Red Bull Arena.
The United States broke out in a major way in the 2002 World Cup, ousting Mexico en route to a quarterfinal exit at the hands of Germany, but they took a step back in 2006 by claiming just one point from their three matches in the group stage.
Mix Diskerud and Aron Johannsson scored inside the final 15 minutes on Tuesday as the United States men's national team came away with a 2-0 victory over Azerbaijan in an international friendly at Candlestick Park.
United States men's national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has released his 23-man roster for the 2014 World Cup, and the most glaring omission was Landon Donovan.
Jill Ellis was named the head coach of the United States women's national team on Friday as U.S. Soccer president Sunil Gulati removed the interim tag Ellis has held since April after the departure of Tom Sermanni.
United States national team head coach Jurgen Klinsmann released his 30-man preliminary roster for this summer's World Cup, and the most glaring omission was forward Eddie Johnson.
Sydney Leroux scored in the 78th minute at Investors Group Field on Thursday to help the United States women's national team salvage a 1-1 draw in a friendly match with Canada.
Carli Lloyd scored a pair of first-half goals to help the United States women's national team to a 3-0 friendly win over China at Qualcomm Stadium on Thursday.
U.S. Soccer announced late Sunday that Tom Sermanni has been relieved of his duties as head coach of the U.S. women's national team.
Goals from Lauren Holiday and Megan Rapinoe helped the United States women's national team to a 2-0 win over China in a friendly on Sunday.
The United States men's national team surrendered a pair of second-half goals on Wednesday and settled for a 2-2 draw with Mexico in an international friendly at University of Phoenix Stadium.
Tuesday was about as monumental of a day as possible for United States national team fans.
U.S. national team and Hannover 96 defender Steve Cherundolo announced his retirement from professional football on Wednesday.
Jurgen Klinsmann announced Tuesday that Bayern Munich striker Julian Green has officially decided to represent the United States men's national team.
The United States women's national team stumbled to a second straight defeat at the Algarve Cup on Monday as Nadia Nadim scored a pair of first-half goals in a 5-3 Denmark victory to close out Group B play.
The United States women's national team saw its 42-game unbeaten streak come to an end on Friday with a 1-0 defeat to Sweden in the Algarve Cup.
The United States men's national team sustained a 2-0 defeat to Ukraine on Wednesday in a friendly that was played in Cyprus.
Aya Miyama scored on a free kick in the 83rd minute to help Japan claim a 1-1 draw with the United States women's national team in the opening match of the Algarve Cup for both sides on Wednesday.
IndyCar Series drivers Scott Dixon and Tony Kanaan as well as NASCAR Sprint Cup Series competitors Jamie McMurray and Kyle Larson gave Chip Ganassi Racing the victory in Sunday's 53rd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona.
The IndyCar schedule for 2015 will feature a total of 17 races, highlighted, as always, by the Indianapolis 500 in May.
Team Penske announced on Monday that Simon Pagenaud will drive a new fourth car for the racing organization in the IndyCar Series, beginning with the 2015 season.
IndyCar Series rookie driver Mikhail Aleshin sustained injuries when he was involved in a serious multi-car accident during Friday night's final practice session at Auto Club Speedway.
Helio Castroneves won the pole position and earned a bonus point, while his Team Penske teammate and championship leader, Will Power, qualified 21st for Saturday night's IndyCar Series season-ending race at Auto Club Speedway.
Power currently holds a 50-point lead over Castroneves, while Pagenaud trails by 81 points. Castroneves earned a bonus point for winning Friday' qualifying at Fontana. Power qualified 21st, and Pagenaud placed 13th.
Will Power added a bonus point to his championship lead in the IndyCar Series by winning the pole for Sunday's race at Sonoma Raceway.
Power, who scored his 24th career IndyCar win but just his third on an oval, increased his points lead from four to 39 over Helio Castroneves, his Team Penske teammate, at Milwaukee.
Will Power will start on the pole for Sunday's IndyCar Series race after topping the charts in qualifying at The Milwaukee Mile.
With the Milwaukee Mile, Sonoma Raceway and Auto Club Speedway left on the 2014 IndyCar schedule, Power holds only a four-point lead over Helio Castroneves, his teammate at Team Penske.
Sebastien Bourdais dealt with wet track conditions and topped Josef Newgarden in the closing seconds of Saturday's qualifying to win the pole for the IndyCar Series race at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course.
Helio Castroneves from Team Penske currently holds a 13-point lead over second-place and teammate Will Power. Castroneves has one victory this season, which came in the second race of the weekend doubleheader at Detroit in June. The week prior to Detroit, he was the runner-up in the Indianapolis 500, finishing only 0.06 seconds behind race winner Ryan Hunter-Reay.
Persistent rain forced IndyCar Series officials to postpone Saturday's race 1 of the Honda Indy Toronto weekend doubleheader until the following day.
Sebastien Bourdais will start on the pole for the first race in the Honda Indy Toronto weekend doubleheader after topping the charts in Saturday morning's qualifying.
Scott Dixon won the pole for Saturday's 300- lap IndyCar Series race, while his teammate, Tony Kanaan, qualified second to give Chip Ganassi Racing a sweep of the front starting row at Iowa Speedway.
Andretti Autosport has won five of the seven races at Iowa, including the last four (Tony Kanaan 2010, Marco Andretti 2011, Ryan Hunter-Reay 2012 and James Hinchcliffe 2013).
Juan Pablo Montoya will start on the pole in an IndyCar Series race for the first time after winning Saturday's qualifying for the Pocono IndyCar 500 at Pocono Raceway.
Helio Castroneves will start on the pole for the second race in the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston weekend doubleheader after posting the fastest lap in Sunday morning's qualifying.
Simon Pagenaud will start on the pole for the first race in the Shell and Pennzoil Grand Prix of Houston weekend doubleheader after topping the charts in Saturday morning's qualifying.
Team Penske driver Helio Castroneves is very happy that changes have been made to that area of the circuit after he was a victim of circumstance there in both races last year. Track workers grinded a bump that was in turn 1. The bump had caused damage to Castroneves' car in the first and second events.
With every passing day, it seems instant gratification is becoming more of a human necessity rather than a luxury.
Will Power won the pole for Saturday night's Firestone 600 and added another point to his lead in the IndyCar Series championship standings by topping the charts in Friday's qualifying at Texas Motor Speedway.
With the win, Castroneves climbed up to second in the IndyCar championship standings, 19 points behind Power.
Takuma Sato will start on the pole for Sunday's second race in the IndyCar Series doubleheader weekend at Detroit's Belle Isle Park after topping Helio Castroneves in qualifying.
Helio Castroneves won the pole position for the first race in the IndyCar Series doubleheader weekend in Detroit, while Indianapolis 500 champion Ryan Hunter-Reay qualified 21st after brushing the wall in Saturday morning's qualifying session.
After beating Helio Castroneves to the finish line by only 0.060 seconds, Hunter-Reay collected $2.49 million for his victory in the Indy 500. He also took over the lead in the championship point standings. Hunter-Reay holds a 40-point advantage over Will Power. Castroneves trails by 54.
Chip Ganassi Racing drivers Tony Kanaan and Scott Dixon led the way in Friday's final practice session for the Indianapolis 500.
Six drivers in the 33-car field have won the prestigious 500-mile race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the past -- Helio Castroneves, Scott Dixon, Tony Kanaan, Buddy Lazier, Juan Pablo Montoya and Jacques Villeneuve.
Ed Carpenter is an Indianapolis native, a graduate of Butler University and now a two-time Indianapolis 500 pole winner.
Kurt Busch escaped injury during a hard crash into the wall during Monday's practice session for the Indianapolis 500.
Ed Carpenter will start on the pole position for the Indianapolis 500 in consecutive years after topping James Hinchcliffe in the final day of qualifying on Sunday.
Kurt Busch will start on the outside of row 4 in the May 25 Indianapolis 500, as he will attempt to become the first driver in a decade to do the Indy 500/Coca-Cola 600 double on the same day.
Ed Carpenter topped the charts in Saturday's first day of qualifying for the Indianapolis 500, as he will attempt to win his second straight pole position for this prestigious race on Sunday.
Kurt Busch has a lot of drive time ahead of him within the next couple of weeks, as he readies himself for an attempt to run in both the Indianapolis 500 and the Coca-Cola 600 on May 25.
The start of Saturday's inaugural Grand Prix of Indianapolis was marred by a horrifying accident involving pole sitter Sebastian Saavedra as well as rookies Carlos Munoz and Mikhail Aleshin.
Sebastian Saavedra claimed his first pole position in the IndyCar Series with a surprise win in Friday's rain- soaked qualifying for the Grand Prix of Indianapolis.
Twenty-five teams are on the entry list for the GP of Indianapolis. Two practice sessions were held on the road course on Thursday and a final session on Friday morning. Teams also had a one-day test here on April 30.
IndyCar officials announced on Monday that they are exploring a prospective Verizon IndyCar Series race at NOLA Motorsports Park in Avondale, La., a suburb of New Orleans.
IndyCar officials have a habit of not making the best decisions when it comes to racing after it has rained at a track.
Will Power claimed his third pole at Barber Motorsports Park after topping James Hinchcliffe in Saturday's qualifying for the Honda Indy Grand Prix of Alabama.
Team Penske had been the only team to win an IndyCar race at Barber, with Helio Castroneves taking the checkered flag for the inaugural event in 2010 and then Power scoring the victory here in 2011 and '12.
Ryan Hunter-Reay won the pole position while his teammate, James Hinchcliffe, finished second in Saturday's IndyCar Series qualifying to give Andretti Autosport a front row speed for the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach.
Starting fourth, Sato overtook Ryan Hunter-Reay, the 2012 IndyCar champion, for second on lap 23 and then grabbed the lead seven laps later when then leader Will Power made his pit stop. Sato dominated the remainder of the 80- lap race. He held off Graham Rahal before a caution came on the penultimate lap for an incident involving Tony Kanaan. The race ended under caution.
Takuma Sato will start of the pole for the Verizon IndyCar Series season-opening race on the streets of St. Petersburg after winning Saturday's qualifying, which was delayed more than three hours due to severe thunderstorms.
After spending the past 12 years in Formula One and NASCAR, Montoya is racing Indy cars again. The 2000 Indianapolis 500 winner and 1999 CART champion is driving for team owner Roger Penske, rather than Chip Ganassi, for whom he raced in CART and NASCAR.
Three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Dario Franchitti has a new role in the IndyCar Series' biggest race of the season -- pace car driver.
Gary Bettenhausen, who competed in 21 Indianapolis 500s between 1968 and 1993 and was a member of one of open-wheel racing's most well-known families, passed away on Sunday at his Indiana home. He was 72.
The IndyCar Series will now be known as the Verizon IndyCar Series.
This year's Indianapolis 500 will feature a new qualifying format to set the 33-car starting field.